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Sarah Weinman
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BTW: this is the MUST-READ of the weekend. @emilybazelon on women's rights and the future of (tele)medicine nyti.ms/1AXD1qY
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Whoever did the current celeb photo theft will likely face a similar fate to Christopher Chaney. m.nydailynews.com/entertainment/…
Think the idea is to get all of the reviews of THE BONE CLOCKS in before pub date? (Which is tomorrow, by the way.) newyorker.com/magazine/2014/…
Go forth, celebrities, and sue the crap out of Apple. cir.ca/news/major-app… (via @SteveHuff)
Okay then: Gallimard rejected Amis's THE ZONE OF INTEREST for "literary reasons." thebookseller.com/news/gallimard…
Camden, NJ has miles and miles to go before it can fully turn around, but a new police force is improving things. nytimes.com/2014/09/01/nyr…
"Baton Rouge TV personality was likely shot and killed by his son-in-law, who was also believed to be his lover." nydailynews.com/news/crime/la-…
J&R will return to downtown Manhattan this fall -- as a 1500-square foot boutique inside Century 21. nypost.com/2014/08/13/ico… (via @mikecane)
Come to think of it that house would make an amazing writer's retreat if a few hundred people chipped in
You can buy Judy Blume's summer house in Martha's Vineyard for $2.6 million. hookedonhouses.net/2014/08/28/jud… (via @PublishersWkly)
So many good things about this @margalitfox piece on writing obits in advance. The best? Editor's name is Keepnews. mobile.nytimes.com/times-insider/…
o.O.o RT @Hello_Tailor: This author is VERY upset that someone gave his teddy bear mystery novel a middling review. tidbits.com/article/14696
The David Susskind Show, 1982: Norman Mailer, Truman Capote, Maureen Stapleton, Anthony Quinn. Wow. historicfilms.com/tapes/13909
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Anthony Bruno, author of THE ICEMAN as well as several crime novels, has died at age 61. mobile.philly.com/news/?wss=/phi…
People who respond to three year old tweets: still baffling
As promised: episode 2 generally better, but Fire Steven Moffat
10 years ago, the press release for what became HANNIBAL RISING. The publicist is dead. The publisher got fired. randomhouse.biz/media/pdfs/Har…
Random thoughts while watching SILENCE OF THE LAMBS: Donna Tartt's fashion sense ca. THE SECRET HISTORY owed tons to Jodie Foster as Clarice
Every successful news source is completely reliant on Facebook's mysterious algorithms. Scary times for media. maxread.kinja.com/life-with-face…
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Did TW think higher? Haha RT @chaykak: “the two companies were unable to agree on a valuation of Vice” nyti.ms/VTbIhY
LOL. (Also, what?) RT @BlakeBaileyOn Early clip from THE HUMBLING. Pacino looks like he's stoned on Benadryl blogs.indiewire.com/theplaylist/wa…
.@NeelyTucker looks at the 1st of the 3-volume Elmore Leonard @LibraryAmerica set, out next month. washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/styl…
No matter what I do, this damn draft just gets longer and longer.
Originally Riverhead, now moved. RT @PublishersLunch Suge Knight's Book Due from Dey Street In 2015 publun.ch/1sPo2KE
Such a wonderful tribute. RT @LawrenceBlock Boston Globe obit for Jerry Healy: tinyurl.com/l3fnaek
Can we not act as if the "children's book for adults" is a recent phenomenon? UNCLE SHELBY'S ABZ is 53 years old. artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/08/28/a-b…
OK so the link in the previous tweet was from 2013 and probably can't be corroborated but despite that, still a great story @CharlesFinch
!!!! RT @CharlesFinch Family cleans house, finds pet tortoise missing since 1982 (alive!) treehugger.com/natural-scienc…
Germaine Greer is in the pro cheap ebooks camp. Okay. thebookseller.com/news/germaine-…
I am sure I am not the only one who hopes someone has assigned @rgay to write about this. amazon.com/Make-Ahead-Bar…
"So far this year alone, [OH THE PLACES YOU'LL GO!] has sold 600,000 copies which Random House says is up sharply from five years ago." Wow.
Deep @WSJ dive into the business of Dr. Seuss and why this children's brand is still so very healthy. online.wsj.com/articles/insid…
Finally read @AdrienneLaF's fascinating, somewhat disquieting story about the man who collected John Updike's trash. theatlantic.com/features/archi…
In fact I had a conversation with Nikki all about it in 2011, I think. Largely off the record, of course.
Kind of amusing Nikki Finke's book deal with S&S is "news"; it has been in the works, in various forms, for years. nytimes.com/2014/08/29/bus…
Domingo Martinez is a National Book Award nominee and has to contend with spotty health insurance at best. npr.org/2014/08/28/344…
THE MAN IN THE TAN BEIGE SUIT will not be a bestseller, alas.
Truly, historical societies are the very best. pic.twitter.com/gGlZzW0NJl
WTF. RT @wsbtv: #BREAKING - Atlanta police officer arrested, charged with murder and kidnapping, @LizArtzWSB reports 2wsb.tv/1tNVmU4
If you have to be up at an ungodly early hour, it might as well be for a research trip.
And yet there is a part of me that's grateful the Internet was unbelievably stupid today. As a break from the tragedy and tumult. But still.
So what does David Chase think of reclining seats and Hello Kitty
Schrodinger's Hello Kitty
Happy one year anniversary to the little anthology that could (and did, very much) TROUBLED DAUGHTERS, TWISTED WIVES. domesticsuspense.com
Wow RT @motokorich Excellent Sheep, Bill Deresiewicz's critique of Ivy League banality, debuts at no 7 on NYT hardcover bestseller list